Thursday, April 25, 2024

Business

Union calls for CEO’s ouster to restore harmony at Khoemacau Mine

The Botswana Mine Workers Union (BMWU) is calling on MMG Limited, the new owners of Khoemacau mine, to replace the current Chief Executive, John...

Free electricity sparks home-based business revival

Small business operators in Botswana are celebrating a significant development that promises to alleviate their financial burdens and bolster their operations. The government's recent...

Silos up for grabs in Pandamatenga 

In a strategic move to foster economic growth and empower local communities, the Special Economic Zones Authority (SEZA) has announced plans to give priority...

Access Bank Botswana soars to new heights in 2023

Access Bank Botswana has demonstrated robust financial performance for the financial year that ended December 2023, marked by significant increases across key metrics. The...

StanChart crushes 2023 targets 

BSE quoted banker, Standard Chartered Bank Botswana boasted a robust business performance, revealing impressive financial results for the full year ending December 31, 2023....

Botswana Diamonds discovers second anomaly in Kalahari 

BSE quoted, Botswana Diamonds plc has announced a significant discovery in the Kalahari Desert, Botswana finding a second anomaly close to a previously identified...

NPF levy goes up in April 

The National Petroleum Fund (NPF) levy is set to undergo a significant increase, transitioning from 13.5 thebe per liter to 70 thebe per liter,...

Commercial banks ride high on profits

The commercial banking sector in Botswana continues to witness robust growth in profits, buoyed by factors such as higher interest rates, banking fees, and...

NBFI’s resilience shines through the decade 

In its latest release, the Non-Bank Financial Institutions Regulatory Authority (NBFIRA) has unveiled insights from its 2023 Statistical Bulletin, providing a comprehensive snapshot of...

Local travel agencies seek Gov’t protection against foreign competition

Local travel agencies are urging the government to take action and protect citizen-owned travel agencies by discouraging embassies and other large companies from engaging...